DeviantArt Road Trip: DubaiDeviantArt Road Trip: Dubai1 month ago in Art Features More Like This
DeviantArt Road Trip: Dubai
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An uber modern city that grew from a tiny Arab fishing and pearl-trading village to become one of the world’s leading commercial and residential destinations.
The emirate of Dubai has the largest population in the United Arab Emirates — there are seven emirates in total. The largest emirate is Abu Dhabi, the capital. It is also famous for its many man made islands, one even reclaimed from the sea to look like a map of the globe.
Like most of the largest cities a
The Last CallerThe Last CallerThe Last Caller2 days ago in Short Stories More Like This
The unresolved mystery of the Southall murders
Since the middle of the 19th Century onward till the advent of the 20th Century, the influx of foreign immigrants into Britain had induced several strange sociopolitical evens which eventually reached both local media in London and the whole of the British Isles. While both Irish and Jewish peasants flowed into the Whitechapel district of London, and subsequently many women and girls of the district resorted to prostitution in 1888, Indian migrant workers had flowed into Southall district with similar results. However, the Southall murders seemed to be overshadowed by Whitechapel.
An unknown number of poor and migrant Indian girls have been known to resort to cheap prostitution, between 1880 and 1885. Many of these girls were known to be of Tamil or other South Indian origin. Yet, it was not until 1887-88, when the Whitechapel district began its cases, that Southall dist